Please note: The synonyms, translation and purport of this verse were composed by disciples of Śrīla Prabhupāda
- nāgālayaṁ ramaṇakaṁ
- kathaṁ tatyāja kāliyaḥ
- kṛtaṁ kiṁ vā suparṇasya
śrī-rājā uvāca—the King said; nāga—of the serpents; ālayam—the residence; ramaṇakam—the island named Ramaṇaka; katham—why; tatyāja—gave up; kāliyaḥ—Kāliya; kṛtam—was made; kim vā—and why; suparṇasya—of Garuḍa; tena—with him, Kāliya; ekena—alone; asamañjasam—enmity.
Translation and purport composed by disciples of Śrīla Prabhupāda
[Having thus heard how Lord Kṛṣṇa chastised Kāliya,] King Parīkṣit inquired: Why did Kāliya leave Ramaṇaka Island, the abode of the serpents, and why did Garuḍa become so antagonistic toward him alone?